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Posted 9 Aug 2013 by • 5 answers
So I just took a fleet enema for the first time because I was very constipated. I held it in and it almost immediately caused me to have bowel movement. I figured that because of this I let go of the enema too soon so I injected a few more times but after nothing really came out except for the ...
Posted 1 Jul 2013 by • 9 answers
Hello everyone. I have been prescribed by my doctor with Linzess. I have chronic GI disorders abdominal, pain, feeling bloated (severely uncomfortable). I started yesterday but when I woke up this morning, I had this pain, distention in my whole abdomen that extended to both sides. I took 3 aspirin ...
Posted 3 Sep 2014 by • 4 answers
I am taking Lactulose and it works well for me. My doctor wonders why I would always need it. Miralax doesn't work for me. Is there anything OTC that is comparable to Lactulose so that I don't have to depend on a doctor to get the help I need? Thanks
Posted 6 May 2014 by • 6 answers
I am a 28 year old female who prior to about 1 1/2 years ago, had absolutely no medical issues, let alone GI issues, to speak of. I'll also say there are no GI issues in my family history, with the exception of my brother who developed ulcerative colitis around the same time I started having ...
Posted 27 Jun 2016 by • 1 answer
Hello- for the past 3 months I have been taking amitiza for my ibs in combination with dulcolax. After months of not seeing results from other medications, this actually worked! I am no longer chronically constipated, and my doctors are considering dropping the dosage given my progress. HOWEVER in ...
Posted 6 days ago by • 0 answers
Hello, is it okay to switch randomly to Linzess on certain days when on a Amitiza cycle? I have stock of Linzess that no longer works, so I was prescribed Amitiza. (It does work sometimes). On days that I feel Linzess will work, and I am overhydrated and won't be in any hurry next morning, ...
Posted 2 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
I've been constipated for a week and I took bysodyl how long should it take before the citrate work
Posted 7 Apr 2017 by • 2 answers
... plain he gags and ends up puking. Can't read some of above. Can the liquid be mixed with Kefir and still be effective? His is 10 Gm/15ml Sil Hi/T. Does freezing Lise its effectiveness?
Posted 9 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
i had a colonoscopy doctor said i have a slow bowel and I will not take laxatives. Now I am dependent on enemas. I have tried all the suggestions on diet and everything the doctor said and if nothing works use the enemas?
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Posted 22 Jun 2016 by • 2 answers
I had colon surgery 4 years ago. My colon literally ripped in two from severe constipation & diverticulitis. I take Relistor injections (which is a opioid blocker). Miralax, senna, mineral oil used on occasion. I feel like I just need to get cleaned out. Will Magnesium Citrate pills do that? ...
Posted 10 Mar 2017 by • 1 answer
Posted 8 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
36 yr old female with chronic constipation, Lyme disease recoveree and autoimmune issues seeks relief! (Not pregnant or breastfeeding :)
Posted 14 Feb 2017 by • 2 answers
I have been taking Effexor XR for about 6 months now, and the last couple of months I've noticed that my IBS-C (constipation) had gotten notably worse. Has anyone else had this happen to them when on Effexor? I'm trying to pinpoint the cause.
Posted 9 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
... I'm on lots of medicine
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